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Ultimate Band Impressions: A Peripheral-free Rock Band?

Ultimate Band Impressions: A Peripheral-free Rock Band?

Saying “peripheral-free” is like saying “castrated” when it comes to music games. Isn’t half the fun of playing Rock Band the plastic instruments? But there must be market for people (parents) who don’t want to deal with a plastic drum set and two guitars cluttering up the living room –…

Rethinking Kids’ Games: Disney Interactive At E3

Rethinking Kids’ Games: Disney Interactive At E3

What determines whether or not a title is a “kids’ game” or not? The simplicity of gameplay? Kid-friendly branding, like licenced TV stars or cartoons? Do you associate kids’ games with low quality? What got me thinking about this was a stroll through Disney Interactive’s E3 booth, where I peeped…